Joseph Cruse, M.D., is an addiction medicine specialist, author, writer, and lecturer. He is the founding medical of the Betty Ford Center. He served as president of the medical staff at Eisenhower Hospital and as a medical director of Onsite Workshops. He has consulted for corporations, school systems, hospitals, and alcohol and drug treatment centers. He has appeared on 60 Minutes, Good Morning America, and The Late Night Show.
Sharon Wegscheider-Cruse is a nationally known consultant, educator and author of seventeen books, many of which have been translated to French, German, Spanish, Greek, Portuguese and Japanese. She was the founding chairperson of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics. As a family therapist she has conducted workshops around the world consulting with the military, school systems, business and industry, treatment centers and corporations. She is a past winner of the Mary Mann award as a top communicator and has appeared on "The Phil Donahue Show," "The Oprah Winfrey Show" twice and "Good Morning America." She is the subject of several DVDs used for training purposes. Sharon lives in Las Vegas. Sharon and her books are available at sharonwcruse.com.